Lois Lowry by John Bankston
  

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Lois Lowry by John Bankston

Lois Lowry's first book, A Summer to Die , was published in 1977, when Lowry was a newly divorced, 40-year-old single mother. Lowry went on to publish works such as Anastasia Krupnik and All About Sam . Her thought-provoking books The Giver and Number the Stars both won Newbery Medals. Lois Lowry tells the story of an author who endured hardship and even tragedy to become one of the best-loved authors for young people.

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Format

Hardback
128 pages

Author

John Bankston
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Publisher

Chelsea House Publishers

Publication date

15th May 2009

ISBN

9781604133356


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